Arctic

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The federal government on Thursday issued an updated assessment on fossil fuel activity in the Chukchi Sea that conservation groups fear paves the way for an Arctic disaster. In January of 2013, conservationists claimed a "victory for the Arctic" when a federal appeals court ruled in favor of groups who had challenged the U.S. government's opening...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
In a move cheered by environmental groups, Chevron has put its plans to drill...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
An environmental coalition is suing to protect walruses in the Arctic from drilling operations, which could further threaten their dwindling habitats. (Photo: Heather Thorkelson/flickr/cc)
A group of environmental organizations filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish...

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